The team

The team

Description

The Académie is dedicated to study your demand, analyse your needs, propose highly educational training programs and innovative solutions to issues you are facing. The Académie team members are your privileged partners to set up your training course or consulting service. The Académie team is composed of journalists renowned for both their professional experience and their teaching abilities.

A journalist at FRANCE 24 since the channel was launched and with prior experience at France 2, Europe 1 and France Info, Antoine Cormery has presented the morning news, chaired the Debate programme and hosted the evening talk show. He currently presents 'Reporters', FRANCE 24's weekly programme dedicated to in-depth news coverage.
News producer at RFI, Sophie Marsaudon has spent much of her career working for international radio stations. She started at the BBC, where she spent eight years roaming the African continent before opening the BBC's first African office in Abidjan. She then joined RFI and has successively worked for the station's Economics, African, International and French departments.
Fady is project manager for the Académie for Arabic-speaking countries. With a doctorate in theatre and cinema studies he has been an assistant film director, artistic consultant for television production companies, radio producer and trainer at RFI and elsewhere, and programming manager at Radio MonteCarlo. Fady Matar also sits on juries, and takes part in conferences on Arabic music.
Business Development officer and journalist, Van Meguerditchian joined the Académie in October 2018. Associate Producer of the France 24 Debate program since 2014, Van is a graduate of the American University of Beirut with a background in politics. He has previously reported for newspapers in Beirut and New York City.
Alicia SAINT JOUAN joined RFI in September 2000, first as the assistant of the Human Resources Director. Then, she became the assistant of the Finance Department Director. Alicia moved in 2004 to the International Training Department where she was the assistant of John Maguire and responsible for foreign trainees. She is, now, coordinating projects in the Académie for Antoine Cormery.